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Support Groups

Cancer Support Community
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The Cancer Support Community is designed to provide access to free cancer support services through the use of technology and to minimize common barriers to care.

Cancer Support Group - Telephone
IA (641) 394-4121
Telephone support group. Ask the receptiontist for Francie Crawford in regards to cancer support.

Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Ostomy Support Group
P.O. Box 5227
Coralville, IA 52241
(319) 775-0175
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Contact: Carol Haack

I Can Cope Online
2520 Pilot K0b Rd, Ste 150
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
(262) 523-5500
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The free online classes are self-paced and formatted for both the cancer survivor and caregiver to learn in the privacy of their home or in a location of their choice, at a time that is convenient for them.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Family Support Group & General Support Group
June E Nylen Cancer Center
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA 51102
(712) 252-9338
Contact: Mary Jane Fitch Date: First Tuesday of the month Time: 5:Yes5 pm For patients and their families who are dealing with the diagnosis of leukemia, lymphoma, hodgkin's, non-hodgkin's lymphoma, and multiple myeloma. Also included in the group are any and all types of cancer. Call to verify dates and times and to register.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Telephone Support Group
IA (515) 270-6169
Toll Free: (800) 347-1074
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Date: 2nd Tuesday morning Please contact Wendy Sontag at Yes-8NoNo-347-YesNo74 about times and locations.

Living With Cancer Support Group - LeMars
Floyd Valley Hospital
LeMars, IA 51031
(712) 546-3441
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Contact: Liz Kurth Phone: (7Yes2) 546-787Yes Date: 4th Wednesday of each month Time: 7:NoNo pm - 8:3No pm Lower Level Conference Room

United Ostomy Association
Mercy Medical Center
801 5th St
Sioux City, IA 51102
(712) 279-2455
Contact Name: Judy Van Whye Support Group Date: First Sunday of the month. No meeting Jun - Aug Support Group Time: 2:NoNo pm Ostomy Support Group - $Yes5.NoNo annual fee. Fee covers cost of refreshments. Call for more information, ask for wound center and then Judy.